Most web sites on "ancient computers" don't go back far enough in time for my tastes. Read about the truly pioneering days.

Freely downloadable RAND Research Memorandum The History of the JOHNNIAC (about 6.4M).
Posted on 2007-08-09 10:26:51 by tenkey
The first brute force haxors?

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Colossus_computer
Posted on 2007-08-11 06:15:59 by eek